Chandigarh, Aug 30 (PTI) The COVID-19 death toll in Chandigarh on Sunday rose to 52 with a record seven fatalities, while 170 fresh cases pushed the infection tally to 4,155, a medical bulletin said.
The fresh cases include a two-year-old girl and a boy aged three years.
The patients who died of the disease on Saturday and Sunday are in the age group of nine to 65 years, the bulletin said.
The nine-year-old girl died due to a cardiac respiratory arrest on Saturday.
Forty-eight more patients were discharged after they recovered from the disease.
The city now has 1,805 active COVID-19 cases, while 2,296 people have recovered.
So far, 29,864 samples have been tested. Of them, 25,460 people tested negative, while reports in 91 cases are awaited, as per the bulletin. PTI CHS VSD DPB DPB